Archive for May 15th, 2010

Taiwan general’s F-35 comments sends mixed message

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Recent comments by the RoCAF chief that the island needs the F-35 is causing confusion on whether Taiwan needs the F-16.

Apache going to India for summer trials

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Boeing is preparing to send the AH-64 Apache to various parts of India for trials during summer.

U.S. military’s laser development

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This article looks at the current state of testing for laser weapons in the U.S. military.

Syria to get MiG-29s and Pantsir-S1s

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Russia has agreed to supply Syria with MiG-29s and Pantsir-S1s.  The sale was announced by Mikhail Dmitriyev, head of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation.

Brazil interested in Russian air defense system

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Brazilian and Russian officials are discussing on a possible sale of Russian air defense system to the South American country.